What is an Elder?

Introduction What is an elder? On the Rapp Report, Andrew Rappaport recently concluded a podcast series on elders, biblical qualifications for an elder, hiring pastors, and encouraging pastors. His goal is to encourage churches to start looking at this role...

Why are Certain Church Leaders called Pastors?

  Introduction Why are certain church leaders called pastors? There are many names for different church offices: elder, overseer, deacon, pastor, minister, bishop, etc. So, this brings up the question of why certain church leaders are referred to as pastors. In...